Category Archives: buyer’s agent

When a realtor ends the Buyer-Agent Realtor relationship.

I often get asked how a buyer can end a relationship with their realtor when they’re unhappy with them, but we don’t often hear about the flip side of this–when should the realtor let a client go? This is never … Continue reading

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Ask Peggy: Do I have to use the same realtor to buy and sell?

The question is, do I have to use the same realtor to buy a new house as I’m using to sell my house? The answer is no. When you signing a listing agreement, it’s a contract between you and your realtor’s … Continue reading

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What’s a Buyer Customer Service Agreement ?

Let’s say you’re a prospective buyer. You’ve been to an Open House, or maybe you’ve seen a listing you liked on Realtor.ca and contacted the listing agent to see it.  You talk to the listing agent about making an offer … Continue reading

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When viewing homes is like speed-dating …

One of the things that realtors are sometimes asked to do is to arrange a whole day of showings for out-of-town clients. It can easily turn into a marathon, and involves almost as much preparation and planning. I am booked … Continue reading

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What happens if a buyer brings an offer without an agent?

Here’s another listing question I get frequently: what happens if a buyer approaches me directly to buy my house? And a related one: what happens if the buyer makes an offer on my house without an agent? If we have … Continue reading

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Another happy client!

It’s wonderful as a realtor to get client testimonials, even more so when you don’t ask for them. Not only is it nice to have that kind of positive feedback but a realtor relies so much on word-of-mouth to build … Continue reading

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